San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 10, 2016
One out of every 12 Americans have served in the armed forces, according to the US Census Bureau.
Many Americans would like to not just honor – but also support – veterans this Veterans Day by donating their time or money to veteran causes.
But with more 7,000 different charities helping veterans in the U.S., how do you know which ones are the best for you to volunteer or donate to, especially in your community?
GreatNonProfits.com has named 31 Top-Rated Veterans Charities – selected for earning the highest ratings in helping those in need. The list includes charities such as Working Dogs for Vets, which trains and supplies service dogs to veterans, and USA Cares, which assists military families in crisis, as well as many others.
- You can find the list of all 31 Top-Rated Veterans Charities from Great Nonprofits here: http://greatnonprofits.org/awards/browse/Campaign:Year2016/Issue:26
- Or, you can visit GreatNonProfits.org and search for veterans charities in your state or community. You can find ratings and reviews of each charity along with links for donating your money or time.
“Many people would love to support organizations devoted to veteran causes this Veterans Day, but don’t know where to start or how to find them,” said Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits. “With so many choices, people need to make sure the organizations they are donating to are trusted well-established charities with a track record of providing outstanding service. Our veterans and servicemen and servicewomen deserve no less when we support them.”
GreatNonprofits provides a unique, 360-degree view of charities with reviews, stories and videos on the impact of each charity, submitted by those who know their work the best. It also allows people to amplify their support by sharing on social media.
Veterans Day is November 11, 2016 and is the official public holiday honoring persons who have served in the United States Armed Forces.
NOTE TO EDITORS: Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits is available for interviews on or before Veterans Day to discuss how people can find and choose appropriate veterans charities to donate to.
GreatNonprofits is the leading website for people to find, review and share information about nonprofits. More than 1.2 million different charities, their reviews, ratings and personal stories about their work, are searchable by issue and location.
The GreatNonprofits Top-Rated Awards are the only top ratings determined by those who deal directly with the charities – as donors, volunteers and recipients of aid. The GreatNonprofits seal is rated by Software Advice, a Gartner company, as the second most-trusted rating seal after the Better Business Bureau.
GreatNonprofits also provides tools and services to help nonprofits share and collect reviews and stories about the communities they serve.
For more information, visit greatnonprofits.org